Policy and politics
We respond to the Prime Minister’s announcement today that the Government will commit to reforming the Mental Health Act
"If the Government is serious about achieving equality for mental health, now is the time to act to put this anomaly right"
Owen looks at the purpose of Advance Decisions to empower people at their most powerless
Dr Sarah Markham shares her experience of being on the Service User and Carer Group of the Mental Health Act Review
Dr Jenny Oates questions how we recruit Responsible Clinicians to alleviate workforce pressure and give people the best care
In the first of our Mental Health Act series, Nuwan debates whether Community Treatment Orders can be transformative in some situations
Mental health services have undergone huge changes in the last decade. But what of the people who work in them?
Our new series will highlight positive practice and the challenges within social care and mental health